Senior Python Programmer

Prague, Czech Republic
Software Engineering

Job Overview

Wargaming is growing their Prague based development studio, and we’re looking for a Python Developer to work on new and exciting features for our groundbreaking MMO title World of Tanks, which has over 100 million players worldwide.

As Senior Programmer you’ll work closely with the other client-server developers and will be responsible for implementing, debugging, and refining core gameplay features. We will expect you to take technical responsibility over smaller parts of the game or specific components.

To be successful, you will need to be a generalist programmer with strong Python or C++ programming skills who is passionate about game development, team coordination and working in collaborative multicultural environment.

Reports To

The Senior Programmer will report to the Engineering Manager.

What will you do?

  • Write high performing, stable and easy to maintain client-server python code.

  • Share gained knowledge and mentor less experience colleagues.

  • Proactively address technical issues and risks that could impede project delivery.

  • Develop new tools or practices to speed up development

  • Participate in code and architecture solutions and reviews.

  • Coordinate with technical director.

Who are we looking for?

  • 5+ years Python or C++ programming experience.

  • Interest in client-server architecture.

  • Problem-solving skills, you strive to find ways to overcome problems before they arise.

  • Constantly learning individual who extends its knowledge and inspire others around you to do the same.

  • Someone who is ready to take technical or managerial responsibilities together on top of normal working duties.

  • Proactive and self-motivated individual with a positive team-oriented attitude.

  • Strong English communication skills.

  • Experience working in an agile environment.

  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent technical discipline.

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Previous game dev working experience.

  • Team leadership experience, mentoring, guiding and work allocation.

  • Excellent knowledge of modern design patterns, data structures and algorithms.

  • Russian Language skills.

About Wargaming:

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 5,500 employees and 18 offices spread all over the world. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include the free-to-play hits World of Tanks and World of Warships, as well as World of Tanks Blitz — the critically acclaimed mobile tank shooter with cross-platform support.

A career in our company is always an interesting challenge, as well as the experience that you gain working together with world-class experts.

Are you up to the challenge?!

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